Dragon Books for Teens

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Iron Hearted Violet

by Kelley Barnhill

Violet reads a forbidden book and the whispers start...
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How to Train Your Dragon

by Cressida Cowell

The first book of Hiccup Horrendous Haddok the Third's adventures. 
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by Chris D'Lacey

David researches the existence of dragons to write an essay and win a trip to the Arctic. 
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The Last Dragonslayer

by Jasper Fforde

When visions of the death of the world's last dragon begin, all signs point to Jennifer Strange. 
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Dragon Rider

by Cornelia Funke

A silver dragon, brownie, and orphan boy head off on a quest of ind a legendary valley. 
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A Book of Dragons

by Michael Hague

A collection of short stories about dragons. 
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by Rachel Hartman

In a world where humans and dragons co-exist, Seraphina must find her place in the world while developing her musical talents.
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The Story of Owen: Dragonslayer of Trondheim

by E.K. Johnston

Owen and his friend Siobhan face a dragon infestation near their home town. 
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by Sophie Jordan

Jacinda, a dragon shapeshifter, falls in love with a boy who is a dangerous enemy. 
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Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

by Grace Lin

Minli, along with a goldfish and a dragon, attempt to return life to the land where they live. 
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by Anne McCaffrey

First book of the Harper Hall Trilogy. Menolly goes against her father's wishes and heads off on a perilous journey to become a dragon harper. 
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by Obert Skye

Beck Phillips gets himself and his friends caught in more dragon adventures. 
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The Dragonet Prophecy

by Tui T. Sutherland

The first book in the Wings of Fire series where the Talons of Peace draw on a prophecy to try to end a generations long war. 
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How to Raise and Keep a Dragon

by John Topsell

A richly illustrated book all about dragon care. 
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Dealing with Dragons

by Patricia C. Wrede

A bored princess goes off to live with some dragons and becomes embroiled in their fight with wizards. 
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Dragon's Heart

by Jane Yolen

First book of the Pit Dragon Trilogy (Heart's Blood, A Sending of Dragons and later Dragon's Heart). Jakkin risks a great deal to rescue his beloved Akki. 
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Here There Be Dragons

by Jane Yolen

A collection of stories and poems about dragons. 
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